Kresta in the Afternoon – August 10, 2018 – Hour 1

+  The Case Against Impeaching Trump

  • Description: Ever since the results of the 2016 election became apparent, a portion of Americans have devoted themselves to resisting and - if possibly - impeaching Donald Trump. There's just one problem - according to the Constitution that they accuse Trump of violating so frequently, there are no grounds for impeachment. We talk with Alan Dershowitz.
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    • Alan Dershowitz
      Professor Alan Dershowitz of Harvard Law School was described by Newsweek as “the nation’s most peripatetic civil liberties lawyer and one of its most distinguished defenders of individual rights.” He is the author of many books, most recently "The Case Against Impeaching Trump."
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+  National Day of Remembrance for Abortion Victims

  • Description: In the early hours of Thursday morning the Argentine Senate voted 38-31 to reject a bill that would have legalized abortion during the first 14 weeks of pregnancy. Closer to home, the US recognizes September 8 as the National Day of Remembrance for Abortion victims. Monica Miller tells us how you can get involved.
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    • Monica Miller
      Dr Monica Miller is the Director of Citizens for a Pro-Life Society and the author of many books including "The Authority of Women in the Catholic Church," “Abandoned: The Untold Story of the Abortion Wars” and “Theology of the Passion of the Christ" Check out prolifesociety.com.
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+  Veritatis splendor turns 25

  • Description: August 6 marked the 25th anniversary of the promulgation of Veritatis splendor, one of the most comprehensive and philosophical teachings of moral theology in the Catholic tradition. We look at the teaching and how it applies to moral absolutes and conscience with Mark Latkovic.
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    • Dr. Mark Latkovic
      Dr Mark Latkovic is a professor of moral and systematic theology at Sacred Heart Major Seminary. He is co-editor of St Thomas Aquinas and the Natural Law Tradition: Contemporary Perspectives and the author of What's a Person to do? Everyday Decisions that Matter. Find his blog at mlatkovic.wordpress.com.
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